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Manchester United: Fans disgusted with performance despite beating Partizan Belgrade

Manchester United: Fans disgusted with performance despite beating Partizan Belgrade

Manchester United recorded their first away win since March last night when they beat Partizan Belgrade 1-0 in their Europa League group stage clash in Serbia.

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Anthony Martial’s penalty shortly before half-time was enough to give Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men all three points, with the Red Devils now top of Group L. [via Sky Sports]

That was the first goal United have scored in an away fixture since the trip to Southampton at the end of August, having been held scoreless in three subsequent away matches in all competitions. [via TransferMarkt]

Despite picking up three points and keeping a third consecutive clean sheet in Europe, United still only managed five shots in the whole game in Belgrade, 10 fewer than the home team, and just one of those was on target (as per WhoScored).

BBC match reporter Steve Sutcliffe said that the performance was “marginally better than their goalless Group L draw at AZ Alkmaar”, when United did not have a single shot on target, but felt that “there was still very little by way of invention” from Solskjaer’s team.

These Manchester United fans on Twitter were left underwhelmed by their team’s display despite the positive final score:

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